Home Automation

Andrew Jorgensen andrew.jorgensen at gmail.com
Tue Feb 20 15:54:33 MST 2007

On 2/20/07, Dave Smith <dave at thesmithfam.org> wrote:
> By the way, the conduit is stiff, but flexible. That way there are no 90
> degree turns, and you can sometimes even push wire through it all the
> way from the rooms to the basement. This is one reason you want the
> central box in the basement, so gravity can help you push cables through.
> I have used a electricians fishing tape to pull cable through with no
> problems at all.

An electrician friend of mine says this type of conduit is called
smurf tube and is much less expensive than PVC pipes.

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